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Hindin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Hindes with the Slavic possessive suffix -in.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hinden, Henkin, Hankin, Linden, Hindes, Dinkin, Mindlin, Sundin

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Where is the Hindin family from?

You can see how Hindin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hindin family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Hindin families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Hindin families living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Hindin's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Hindin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hindin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hindin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hindin. 56% of Hindin men worked as a Salesman and 100% of Hindin women worked as a Bookkeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    56%
  • Labratory Assistant
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Proprietor
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    100%
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What Hindin family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hindin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hindin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 450 immigration records available for the last name Hindin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 155 military records available for the last name Hindin. For the veterans among your Hindin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hindin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hindin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hindin in 1963 was 79, and 84 in 2004.

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